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New hotel complex for Cape Town's CBD
New hotel complex for Cape Town's CBD

The Tsogo Sun is to construct a new 500-bedroomed hotel complex in the Cape Town city centre on the corner of Buitengracht and Strand Street, the site of the recently demolished Tulip Hotel, at a total investment of R680 million.

17 Apr 2015 14:48

Africa strikes back

South African engineers working on mines and at a gas plant in Mozambique have been taken to secure camps after threats of reprisal xenophobic attacks...

By The Times Editorial Team 17 Apr 2015 09:05

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Preferred bidders for renewable energy programme announced

CAPE TOWN: Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has announced the preferred bidders for phase four of the Independent Power Producer (IPP) procurement programme, who are expected to feed an additional 1,121-megawatts to the grid.

16 Apr 2015 13:11

Brown updates SA on electricity shortages
Brown updates SA on electricity shortages

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has called on Eskom's residential and business customers to use energy sparingly as the winter season approaches...

16 Apr 2015 09:21

Tsogo to build 500-room hotel complex in Cape Town
Tsogo to build 500-room hotel complex in Cape Town

Tsogo Sun (TSH) would begin construction of a 500-room hotel complex in Cape Town's city centre‚ the gaming and hotel group said on Tuesday...

By Zeenat Moorad 15 Apr 2015 13:50

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Joburg unveils load limiting initiative

JOHANNESBURG: The City of Johannesburg through its partnership with City Power has unveiled a new load-limiting initiative which will help to curtail household consumption and reduce the potential of loadshedding.

15 Apr 2015 09:20

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AZA2015 to focus on positive impact of design disciplines on economy

Leading innovative thinkers in the architectural and design industry will be heading to The Sheds@1Fox in Johannesburg for this year's Future City ArchitectureZA (AZA2015).

15 Apr 2015 08:30

Eskom implements stage two load shedding
Eskom implements stage two load shedding

Eskom implemented stage 2 load shedding from 10am yesterday and this was likely to continue until 10pm this evening...

13 Apr 2015 10:38

DR Congo's Inga 3 dam construction delayed to 2017: World Bank
DR Congo's Inga 3 dam construction delayed to 2017: World Bank

KINSHASA: Building of a massive new hydroelectric dam in the Democratic of Congo won't begin until 2017 at the earliest, the World Bank said on Thursday, 9 April, signalling a fresh delay in the key project.

13 Apr 2015 07:52